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Description

Dragon's Eye is an installment in the tile-matching game series initiated by Activision. Players try to remove mahjong tiles in pairs from a set pattern. Different versions of the game have up to eight different tile sets, twelve patterns based on the animals of the Chinese zodiac, and a layout editor for creating patterns.

In addition to the standard mode, the game also features "Dragon's Eye", a two-player Shanghai variant. Players take turns adding and removing tiles from a small field with one player attempting to remove all the tiles and the other trying to position tiles to make this impossible.

Screenshots

Shanghai II: Dragon's Eye Sharp X68000 Start of the game
Shanghai II: Dragon's Eye FM Towns Title screen
Shanghai II: Dragon's Eye FM Towns Alphabet tiles
Shanghai II: Dragon's Eye Genesis Selecting the first two matching tiles to remove

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Alternate Titles

  • "スーパー上海ドラゴンズアイ" -- Japanese Kanji title
  • "Super Shanghai: Dragon's Eye" -- Japanese title
  • "Shanghai II - Drachenauge" -- German Green Pepper release title

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User Reviews

Beautiful... and surprisingly tough for the computer DOS Nowhere Girl (1911)
great for kids and adults memory Windows Deanna King (1)

Critic Reviews

Mega Fun SNES Apr, 1993 85 out of 100 85
Power Play DOS Feb, 1991 84 out of 100 84
Score Windows 3.x Sep, 1994 82 out of 100 82
1UP! Genesis Sep 24, 2012 80 out of 100 80
PC Gamer Windows Dec, 1994 79 out of 100 79
Video Games SNES Aug, 1992 77 out of 100 77
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) SNES May, 1993 9 out of 12 75
PC Games (Germany) Windows 3.x Feb, 1995 65 out of 100 65
All Game Guide DOS 1998 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
Nintendo Life Wii Nov 28, 2009 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 30

Forums

Topic # Posts Last Post
Custom tilesets? 2 CalaisianMindthief (7394)
Oct 27, 2014
I'm missing the fantasy tile set, why? 1 Nowhere Girl (1911)
Oct 26, 2014

Trivia

Extras

Some copies of Shanghai II came with a pouch containing two Chinese "Dragon's Eye" marbles for therapeutic rolling in the hand.

Awards

  • Power Play
    • Issue 02/1992 – Best Puzzle Game in 1991

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